The Spiti valley is visual eye candy. Lofty mountains, snow capped peaks, amazing vistas at each turn. There is probably nothing that compares to it in amazing-ness.
This trip takes you to Shimla, which was the summer capital of the British Empire.
From Shimla the safari follows the beautiful mountain road to Kinnaur. From Kinnaur you enter the very remote, dry and mostly barren valley of Spiti which has the Tabo, Ki and Dankar monasteries. You cross the KunZum La (15,155ft) into Lahaul and then take the road to Manali .
See the amazing Spiti valley.
Experience the Kagiz
Cross the Kunzum La pass
See the Chandratal lake
Extreme offroad adventure between Kunzum and Manali
Group Size: 5 to 10 per group, first come first served.
Total Distance Covered: 1000 km.
Average altitude: 12,500 ft
Maximum altitude attained: 16500 ft
Terrain: Challenging, cold and stark, but safe.
Thrill level: Extreme
Day 1: Chandigarh to NARKANDA (Thanedar) ( 200km )
Night stay at Lake side Apple Farm resort.
Day 2: Narkanda to Sangla ( 163Km )
Breakfast in hotel. Depart by surface to Sangla (8/9 Hrs drive) via Rampur. Sarahan is a beautifully located township amid mountains with Shrikhand Mahadev peak (5155m) looming as a backdrop. Overnight stay in Hotel.
Day 3: Sangla to kalpa ( 60 km )
After Breakfast visit Chitul explore Sangla ride bac to KalpaTown , Apply for ILP with Photos and relax with grand view of Kalash mountain along with Evening Beer.
Day 4: Kalpa to Taboo (160km)
After breakfast drive to Tabo(3200 m), (6/7 hrs drive) via Ribba, Moron and Tila monastries. Tabo monastery is an ordinary mud structure but on the inside it has frescoes which earned Tabo the epithet of “Ajanta of Himalayas”. Overnight in tents.
Day 5: Tabo – Pin – Kungri – Dankar – Kaza ( 100km )
After breakfast drive to Kaza (3450 m), via Pin, Kungri and Dankar monasteries visit very place and enjoy the relax drive . Overnight in stay at Small town kaza.
Day 6: Kaza – Ki – Kibber Comic ( Highest Village ) – Loshar (100km)
After breakfast drive to Ki monastery (4116 m), . The monastery with rare paintings and scriptures is the oldest and biggest in Spiti. Go further to Kibber(4140m), one of the highest villages in the world. Going to Loshar Stay at small village Home stay overnight.
Day 7: Loshar to Chander Tal ( Vai Kunzam pass ) 100km
After breakfast drive to Kunzum pass (4551 m) and Chandratal (4270 m). This blue water lake is situated about nine kms from Kunzum pass. The lake is placed between a low ridge and the main Kunzum range with an outlet into the Chandra River. The lake lies in a broad grassy plain, cranes and ducks abound in the lake. Overnight in tents at Chatru or Chander tal
Day 8: Chutru/Chandertal to Manali ( 100km )
Today last Day of tour. At Evening Farewell Dinner. Sharing emotions after journey. Hot Spring in Vashisht for relaxation. Shopping at manali, some gifts for friends. Presents from our Company for memory.
Day 9: Manali to Kullu Airport Drop to fly back to Delhi
All 8 Nights accommodation on 2 sharing basis at Good ROOMS & tents.
All meal 8 days .
Guidance to best places for Meals at Pay N Eat ( if any).
Backup Jeep full way
Experienced Guide full way
Border entry fee with all Inner line permits to restricted/protected areas.
Experienced mechanic with Spare Parts.
Experienced Doctor Medical backup with oxygen (O2) & AMS pack.
Stickers for your Jeep, motorcycle, helmet more.
All trip photos.
Things to carry list with Map.
Royal Enfield 500 cc / Himalayan 410cc Bike /Suzuki Gypsy 4×4 for trip. (Fuel Extra)
Pick and Drop from Airport Chandigarh and Kullu (But in Group )
Stay of extra days ( but we manage or book for you)
Extra food Like Starters /Lunch /Dinner all over Pay & Eat ( if Any outside the venue) .
Bike /Jeep/Cab rent ( if any )
Fuel of Bike/Jeep.
Domestic Air flight ticket ( But we manage or Book for You )
Any damage/fine/ cost.
Any kind of personal expenses or optional tours, extra meals, starters (Alcoholic, Mineral, Soft Drinks, Aerated) etc.
Extra guide fee, Camera & Video fee ,Tips, Insurance, Laundry, Phone
Cost for Indian nationals:
Rider: INR 45500
Pillion: INR 32500
Cost for foreign nationals
Rider: USD 2050
Pillion: USD 1850